Canada remembers-- the British Commonwealth Air Training Program . : V32-90/2000E-PDF

"When the Second World War broke out in 1939, Canada was an ocean away from the scene of the fighting inEurope. But geographical distance did not mean that Canada would not play an important role in the struggle to restore peace. One of the first and most important contributions our country would make to the war effort would be the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan (BCATP). Under a deal signed in 1939, Canada agreed to provide facilities and training for airmen from every part of the Commonwealth"--Introd.

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Department/Agency Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada.
Title Canada remembers-- the British Commonwealth Air Training Program .
Variant title British Commonwealth Air Training Program
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note(s) Caption title.
Published also in French under title: Le Canada se souvient-- le Programme d'entraînement aérien du Commonwealth britannique.
Publishing information [Charlottetown, P.E.I.] : Veterans Affairs Canada, [2000?]
Description 2 p. : ill.
Catalogue number
  • V32-90/2000E-PDF
Subject terms World War, 1939-1945, Military aviation

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